Requires Photography

Piece of brocade

Italian
17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 13 x 23 cm (5 1/8 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

93.739

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is woven with black silk, faded to gray in places. The design of a diaper of diamonds is woven with silver thread.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection